Articles tagged 'old georgians'

OGs U21 out for more blood 7 February 2019 HARARE - Old Hararians (OH), Southern City and Old Georgians (OGs) will be out to maintain their winning streaks when the Harare Rugby Board (HRB) Under-21 Championship continues this week. The three teams are unbeaten in Group B after two rounds of action and can make it three out of three th...
Huge wins for OGs, HORNS 28 January 2019 HARARE - Old Georgians Sports Club (OGs) began their 2019 Harare Rugby Board Under-21 Championship Group B campaign with a lopsided 118-0 win over Yadah on Saturday at Old Hararians (OH). Fly half Jerry Jaravaza was clinical with the boot as he managed to land all his 17 kicks in the huge win ...
Old Georgians sense Isuzu Series victory 10 November 2018 HARARE - Old Georgians (OGs) are looking forward to wrapping up the Isuzu Rugby Series this afternoon when they square-off against South African side Direct Axis False Bay in the second and final match at their fortress in Groombridge, Harare. The Dragons secured a morale-boosting 17-15 win in...
Old Georgians revel in victory over False Bay 6 November 2018 HARARE - Old Georgians (OGs) coach Grant Mitchell has described his side's famous 15-17 victory over Direct Axis False Bay in the first leg of their two-game Isuzu Rugby Series as a huge effort by the Groombridge-based outfit. The Dragons drew first blood at OGs Sports Club on Saturday as Fals...
Murray rallies Old Georgians 3 November 2018 HARARE - Old Georgians (OGs) captain Keith Murray has rallied his charges to put up a good fight when they host visiting South African side False Bay in Groombridge this afternoon when the Isuzu Rugby Series roars to life. After a dominant last three years in domestic rugby, OGs finished the 2...
Sportivo end season unbeaten 28 August 2018 HARARE -  Harare Sports Club (HSC) coach Daniel Hondo and his charges are basking in glory after ending the 2018 National Rugby League season unbeaten with a 26-14 home win over Old Georgians (OGs) on Saturday. Sportivo managed to score four tries through fullback Tadius Hwata, wing Takudzwa F...
Dubai trip pleases OGs 9 December 2017 HARARE - After months of hard work and intensive training, Zimbabwean rugby champions Old Georgians (OGs) are chuffed following their good performance at the maiden appearance at the Dubai 7s Invitational tournament recently. OGs reached the final of the tournament which is only second in impo...
Gardner Nechironga threat for OGs 9 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe Gold Cup representatives Old Georgians (OGs) risk being deflated by one of their own when they take on South African side Raiders this afternoon at OGs Sports Club in Groombridge. Kick-off is 3pm. Former Sables speedster and Zambezi Cheetahs utility back Gardner Nechironga...
OGs begin Gold Cup hunt 7 September 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe rugby representatives Old Georgians (OGs) will begin their Gold Cup campaign with a home tie against Raiders of South Africa in Harare on Saturday. The Gold Cup is South Africa Rugby's flagship three-nation champions' league of non-university clubs. After participating in ...
Makanda praises Mat Warriors 16 May 2017 HARARE - After a bruising and intense battle with the Matabeleland Warriors forwards on Saturday, Old Georgians prop David Makanda praised the vanquished Bulawayo side for a spirited performance. The Dragons emerged with a hard-fought 26-0 victory over the Bulawayo-based side at Police Grounds...
Old Mutual Relay Challenge roars into life tomorrow 4 February 2017 HARARE - The annual Old Mutual Relay Challenge roars into life tomorrow when athletes from across the country converge at the starting point at Old Georgians Sports Club. Old Mutual has been sponsoring the event since 2013. The event has evolved with time, starting off as the Old Mutual Rodger...
OGs name unchanged side 10 October 2016 HARARE - Old Georgians coach Grant Mitchell has named an unchanged side for today's Saru Gold Cup match against unbeaten Pool C leaders Siyaya Brakpan at the Bosman Stadium this afternoon. Mitchell decided to go with the same starting XV which emerged 38-22 victorious last weekend at home agai...
Old Georgians on the road 10 October 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe rugby side Old Georgians, wind up their Saru Gold Cup campaign when they travel to Brakpan, South Africa to face Siyaya Brakpan at the Bosman Stadium this weekend. The Zimbabweans go into tomorrow's match high on confidence following last weekend's home 38-22 win over Durban ...
'We need to be smarter' 2 October 2016 HARARE - Old Georgians (OGs) coach Grant Mitchell has urged his charges to be clinical in their display if they are to triumph over Durban Collegians in a Saru Gold Cup rugby match set for their home ground this afternoon. The reigning Zimbabwe rugby champions sit in fourth place in Pool C wit...
OGs steamroll past Sportivo 10 May 2016 HARARE - Log leaders Old Georgians (OGs) cemented their position at the summit of the Harare Rugby League with a 5-51 win over hosts Harare Sports Club (HSC) on Saturday night. The visitors took an assailable 5-28 lead going into the break and continued with the onslaught after the breather to...
Hunduza joins Old Georgians 23 January 2015 HARARE - Stephen Hunduza, one of Zimbabwe's hottest rugby talents, has crossed the floor to join Old Georgians from city rivals Harare Sports Club ahead of the 2015 season. A product of the striving Mbare Rugby Academy, the livewire winger developed as a player of great promise last year in Zi...
OGs extend Sevens dominance 17 November 2014 HARARE - Old Georgians continued their dominance on the Zimbabwean rugby sevens scene after overcoming Harare Sports Club 24 - 15 in the final of the latest round of the Sevens Summer Series on Saturday. Ably guided by the exploits of stalwarts Jacques Leitao, Fortune Chipendu, Craig Elcombe a...
Joubert named OGs' player of the season 29 October 2013 HARARE – Zimbabwe international Pieter Joubert was at the weekend named Old Georgians Player of the Year following an outstanding season with the Lion Lager National Rugby League (NRL) finalists. The loose-head prop, who has been capped eight times by Zimbabwe, shrugged off the challenge of cl...
OH end title drought 7 October 2013 HARARE – Old HARARIANS finally reclaimed their glamour when they edged Old Georgians 29-27 to end their eight-year title drought in a fiercely contested Lion Lager National Rugby League (NRL) final on Saturday. OGs started like a house on fire dominating the early exchanges with an imposing pa...
OGs to stick to their guns 4 October 2013 HARARE - Old Georgians coach Grant Mitchell has called on his players to stick to their guns in their quest to be crowned Lion Lager National Rugby League champions at the expense of Old Hararians. The two teams clash in the NRL final tomorrow. The Groom bridge based side, just like the Gre...
Old Georgians call off NRL tie 27 June 2013 HARARE - The National Rugby League (NRL) enters into week seven this weekend, but former champions Old Georgians have requested the postponement of their match against Gweru Sports Club after contributing three key players to national duty. Table topers Old Hararians are on the highway this we...